«Послание к женщинам»

«A Message to Women» as a Manifesto of N. M. Karamzin’s Views on Women’s Studies

In the article a program poem by N. M. Karamzin, «A Message to Women» is analyzed. This poem reveals the views of the writer on different perspectives of the ‘woman question’ and represents a typology of female images traditional for the Russian poetry of the XVIII century.